The Daily Eastern News

Retail workers deserve more respect

Alyssa Cravens, Staff Reporter

June 18, 2019

Working a retail job is something many people will do at some point in their lives—whether it’s a first job, a transitional trade or a lifetime career. One thing all retail workers can attest to is that people can be brutal, and sometimes ridiculous; difficult shoppers can often make a fun and...

Why the customer is not always right

Natalee Reynolds, Columnist

February 18, 2019

When I was 16, I got my first job working at my local Monical’s Pizza. I stayed there for two years waitressing, cooking, working drive thru and everything in between. While working at Monical’s, I had my fair share of encounters with upset customers, overreacting customers and the ones who just think...

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